Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 7

12-Feb-2007

SUPPLY/DEMAND/ENVIRONMENT

IEA Welcomes UNs Call For Urgent Action On Climate Change

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has welcomed the report of the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which called for urgent coordinated global action to address global warming and its effects. In a statement issued on 2 February, the IEA said that its own business-as-usual emissions projections to 2050 are consistent with the IPCC scenario,...